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Position #: 2584
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Position: Volunteer Drivers-View Royal - Pacific Centre Family Services Association-Volunteer
Impact Statement: Help seniors living in your community of View Royal by providing reliable transportation to their medical appointments, or assisting them with Grocery Shopping.
Volunteer Drivers play an integral part in helping to alleviate the stress often associated with getting out to these much needed medical and social connections, ensuring they receive the necessary medical attention and healthy foods.
Description: Volunteer Drivers are patient with a reliable vehicle, current and clear driving record, fully licensed, 3 million liability. You are in good health and able to assist seniors, work independent, able to handle a lightweight, foldable walker with room to store it during transport. A 6 month commitment providing 2 to 3 transports per month can make a big difference in a senior's well being. Volunteers will be reimbursed for their mileage.
Application, Interview, 2 professional references, Criminal record review, Vehicle inspection, Orientation and Training will be provided prior to any service provision.
Training Details: Training and orientation will be provided,Communicating with Seniors and Transportation safety.
Working Conditions: Volunteer Drivers provide transportation using there own reliable vehicle.
Day time hours: Monday|Tuesday|Wednesday|Friday, no evenings or weekends.
Minimum Duration: 4 - 6 months
Timing: Weekday - Daytime
Age: 30+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: Car required
Area(s) of Interest: Senior Services
Skill(s): Interpersonal Communication, Community Knowledge/Awareness, Computer Skills, Decision-Making/Prioritizing, Respect
How to Apply
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Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Dori Bodman
Phone: 778-677-3540
Address: 200-324 Goldstream Avenue Victoria BC, V9B 2W3
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